The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 88 81 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 14 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.06% 0.87% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.91% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 24
Average daily rate £425 £481 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +220.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £385 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £543 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £265 £180
% change year-on-year
+22.64% +47.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.04 £8.83 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.94% -30.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £16.72 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-11.78% +3.20%
Windows Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1277 1316 1379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.45% 95.02% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 707 773
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 66 76
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.07 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Surrey region.

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Surrey region.

Windows Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +3 3 £540 -
Woking - 3 £425 - 1
Camberley - 3 £425 -
Redhill -5 1 - -
Egham - 1 £300 -
Windows Engineer
South East

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Windows Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Windows Engineer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Citrix
6 6 (27.27%) VMware
6 6 (27.27%) SAN
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
7 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 4 (18.18%) Clustering
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (18.18%) EMC
8 4 (18.18%) FTP
8 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) XenApp
8 4 (18.18%) Office 365
9 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
9 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.64%) BladeLogic
9 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
9 3 (13.64%) MS Office

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Windows Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Windows Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.55%) TPMS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) FTP
3 3 (13.64%) SMTP
4 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) HTTP
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) LDAP
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 2 (9.09%) CentOS
7 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VB
3 3 (13.64%) VBScript
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) Perl
4 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCSA
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) AWS Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CEH
2 2 (9.09%) RHCT
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) XenApp
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) DFS Replication
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) BladeLogic
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Citrix
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) EMC
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy
6 1 (4.55%) ThinPrint
6 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
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